Lesson #1: Show your students that art is a universal form of expression, as elemental as speaking or singing
Lesson #2: Beware of suppressing a child’s creativity with academic training
Lesson #3: Stage exhibitions of your students’ works to encourage their self-confidence
Lesson #4: Introduce art history with modern art (not the Old Masters)
Lesson #5: Work to cultivate creative thinkers, not professional artists
“We need ideas we can’t possibly guess we need. We must canvass concepts that are entirely unrelated to our present problem set. Only thus do we give our deeper powers of pattern recognition a chance to work.”
i’m a machine that turns food into ideas!